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The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 756 640 530
Rank change year-on-year -116 -110 +128
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 528 389 269
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.31% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 291 283 250
10th Percentile £45,000 £38,750 £36,700
25th Percentile £53,750 £46,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +20.83% +9.09% +10.00%
75th Percentile £95,000 £78,750 £78,438
90th Percentile £115,000 £95,000 £138,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% +4.00% +11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 156,644 103,964 61,737
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.96% 91.19% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 84,089 73,630 50,434
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,750 £31,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +9.47% - +5.56%

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
England -120 459 £80,000 +33.33% 48
Work from Home -118 276 £67,500 +17.39% 26
London -122 256 £85,000 - 25
UK excluding London -65 229 £60,000 +15.38% 25
South East -39 78 £55,000 +4.76% 5
North of England -57 68 £70,000 +40.00% 5
Yorkshire -4 38 £82,500 +127.59% 4
South West -4 34 £65,313 +8.86% 3
North West -83 26 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Scotland -14 25 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Midlands -82 12 £60,000 +14.29% 8
East of England -64 11 £60,000 - 2
East Midlands -37 8 £70,000 +64.71% 4
North East -11 4 - -
West Midlands -71 4 £40,875 -22.14% 4
Wales -24 1 £60,000 +14.29%

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 528 (100.00%) .NET
2 513 (97.16%) Software Engineering
3 443 (83.90%) C#
4 333 (63.07%) Agile
5 313 (59.28%) Azure
6 264 (50.00%) .NET Core
7 237 (44.89%) Finance
8 235 (44.51%) SQL
9 226 (42.80%) AWS
10 219 (41.48%) DevOps
11 208 (39.39%) Microservices
12 201 (38.07%) JavaScript
13 170 (32.20%) SQL Server
14 169 (32.01%) CI/CD
15 168 (31.82%) .NET Framework
16 164 (31.06%) React
17 146 (27.65%) Test Automation
18 143 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
19 138 (26.14%) Scrum
20 128 (24.24%) AngularJS
21 122 (23.11%) Social Skills
22 114 (21.59%) Azure DevOps
23 113 (21.40%) Serverless
24 110 (20.83%) ASP.NET
25 108 (20.45%) Degree
25 108 (20.45%) Fintech
26 107 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
27 104 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
28 103 (19.51%) Docker
29 100 (18.94%) MVC

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (4.36%) Confluence
2 2 (0.38%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.19%) CICS
3 1 (0.19%) CMS
3 1 (0.19%) DNN
3 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
3 1 (0.19%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.19%) Sitefinity
3 1 (0.19%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 313 (59.28%) Azure
2 226 (42.80%) AWS
3 114 (21.59%) Azure DevOps
4 113 (21.40%) Serverless
5 81 (15.34%) GCP
6 75 (14.20%) AWS Lambda
7 40 (7.58%) PaaS
8 37 (7.01%) SaaS
9 28 (5.30%) Amazon EC2
9 28 (5.30%) Azure Service Bus
10 24 (4.55%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 22 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
11 22 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
12 19 (3.60%) Azure AKS
12 19 (3.60%) Azure Data Factory
12 19 (3.60%) Azure Service Fabric
12 19 (3.60%) OpenShift
13 15 (2.84%) GitHub
14 8 (1.52%) Power Platform
15 7 (1.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.89%) SSH
1 10 (1.89%) SSL
2 9 (1.70%) HTTP
3 5 (0.95%) Internet
4 4 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 170 (32.20%) SQL Server
2 42 (7.95%) Relational Database
3 30 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
5 25 (4.73%) MySQL
6 24 (4.55%) DynamoDB
7 14 (2.65%) NoSQL
8 11 (2.08%) Amazon Aurora
9 10 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
10 8 (1.52%) Power BI
10 8 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 5 (0.95%) Event Store
11 5 (0.95%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (0.95%) Tableau
12 4 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
13 2 (0.38%) GIS
14 1 (0.19%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 97 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 55 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 38 (7.20%) JIRA
4 35 (6.63%) NUnit
5 33 (6.25%) TeamCity
6 30 (5.68%) Octopus Deploy
7 26 (4.92%) Selenium
8 15 (2.84%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.27%) Babel
9 12 (2.27%) Bitbucket
9 12 (2.27%) GoogleTest
9 12 (2.27%) Log4Net
9 12 (2.27%) MSBuild
9 12 (2.27%) NMock
9 12 (2.27%) Rational DOORS
9 12 (2.27%) TestRail
10 10 (1.89%) MSTest
11 8 (1.52%) Jasmine
12 7 (1.33%) GitLab
13 5 (0.95%) Gatling
General
1 237 (44.89%) Finance
2 122 (23.11%) Social Skills
3 104 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
4 84 (15.91%) Front Office
5 53 (10.04%) Legal
6 28 (5.30%) Retail
7 24 (4.55%) Back Office
8 23 (4.36%) Banking
9 7 (1.33%) Marketing
10 6 (1.14%) Law
11 4 (0.76%) Automotive
11 4 (0.76%) Public Sector
12 3 (0.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
12 3 (0.57%) Local Government
12 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Games
13 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 528 (100.00%) .NET
2 264 (50.00%) .NET Core
3 168 (31.82%) .NET Framework
4 164 (31.06%) React
5 128 (24.24%) AngularJS
6 110 (20.83%) ASP.NET
7 107 (20.27%) ASP.NET Web API
8 81 (15.34%) HTML
9 79 (14.96%) REST
10 62 (11.74%) RESTful
11 57 (10.80%) HTML5
12 55 (10.42%) JSON
13 52 (9.85%) Vue.js
14 51 (9.66%) CSS
15 49 (9.28%) jQuery
15 49 (9.28%) Serverless Framework
16 44 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
17 37 (7.01%) Kafka
18 31 (5.87%) Web Services
19 28 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 98 (18.56%) User Experience
2 94 (17.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 86 (16.29%) Mobile App
4 84 (15.91%) Derivative
4 84 (15.91%) Equities
4 84 (15.91%) Fixed Income
5 83 (15.72%) Greenfield Project
6 63 (11.93%) Hedge funds
7 59 (11.17%) Enterprise Software
8 57 (10.80%) Cloud Native
9 49 (9.28%) Algorithms
10 48 (9.09%) Data Structures
10 48 (9.09%) Renewable Energy
11 37 (7.01%) Kindle
12 28 (5.30%) Hackathon
13 26 (4.92%) Exotic Derivative
14 15 (2.84%) Legacy Systems
15 10 (1.89%) Legacy Applications
16 6 (1.14%) Management Information System
17 5 (0.95%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 30 (5.68%) Android
2 25 (4.73%) Windows
3 8 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (97.16%) Software Engineering
2 333 (63.07%) Agile
3 219 (41.48%) DevOps
4 208 (39.39%) Microservices
5 169 (32.01%) CI/CD
6 146 (27.65%) Test Automation
7 143 (27.08%) Problem-Solving
8 138 (26.14%) Scrum
9 108 (20.45%) Fintech
10 100 (18.94%) MVC
11 84 (15.91%) Asset Management
11 84 (15.91%) Investment Management
12 79 (14.96%) SOLID
13 69 (13.07%) Mentoring
14 67 (12.69%) TDD
15 61 (11.55%) SOA
16 58 (10.98%) Full Stack Development
17 57 (10.80%) BDD
18 56 (10.61%) Platform Engineering
18 56 (10.61%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 443 (83.90%) C#
2 235 (44.51%) SQL
3 201 (38.07%) JavaScript
4 85 (16.10%) PowerShell
5 34 (6.44%) TypeScript
6 27 (5.11%) T-SQL
7 16 (3.03%) C++
8 14 (2.65%) Python
9 12 (2.27%) Java
10 11 (2.08%) Kotlin
11 6 (1.14%) VB.NET
12 5 (0.95%) C
13 3 (0.57%) F#
13 3 (0.57%) VB
14 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.19%) Bash
14 1 (0.19%) COBOL
14 1 (0.19%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.19%) JCL
14 1 (0.19%) Scala
Qualifications
1 108 (20.45%) Degree
2 50 (9.47%) Numerate Degree
3 23 (4.36%) Computer Science Degree
4 12 (2.27%) Master's Degree
5 7 (1.33%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.57%) SANS
7 2 (0.38%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.38%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.19%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.19%) GDPR
System Software
1 103 (19.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 65 (12.31%) Kubernetes
2 52 (9.85%) Terraform
3 21 (3.98%) Ansible
4 19 (3.60%) HP Fortify
5 9 (1.70%) Kibana
Vendors
1 93 (17.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (5.49%) Xamarin
3 25 (4.73%) FIS
4 22 (4.17%) Charles River
5 17 (3.22%) Google
6 16 (3.03%) Spotify
7 11 (2.08%) Zopa
8 5 (0.95%) Oracle
9 4 (0.76%) Dynatrace
9 4 (0.76%) Foundry
9 4 (0.76%) Palantir
9 4 (0.76%) Sage
10 2 (0.38%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.19%) CA
11 1 (0.19%) Databricks
11 1 (0.19%) Greenplum
11 1 (0.19%) PayPal
11 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.19%) Sitecore